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Very First Show of 2014

December 11, 2014
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I,m  still  sorting  the  last  of  the  daff  photos  from  the  2014  season  and  from  a  few  emails  sent  by  Graham  Phillips  ,  have  managed  a  report  on  what  is…

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Kiwi Flowers . – David Bell Gold Medal

December 9, 2014
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A  big  and  very  well  deserved  congratulations  to  Denise  and  Neil  McQuarrie  on  their  awarding  of  the  David  Bell  Gold  Medal .They  are  a  formidable  team  and  have  given  us…

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Hand-over Time – South to North .

October 22, 2014
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As  Lawrence  T  mentioned  in his  very  interesting  recent  post  ,  we are  almost  out  of  flowers  and it,s  time  to  pass  the  baton  to  the  Northern  growers  .I  picked…

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Champions from the Past — Otaki 1920,s .

October 17, 2014
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Our  local  newspaper ,   THE  OTAKI  MAIL  ,  established  about  1892 ,   a  small  tabloid   monthly    is delivered  to  3000  households  in  the  greater  Otaki  ,…

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Late Show Doubles .

October 12, 2014
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Quite  a good  range  of  doubles  at  our  C D G  late  show  ,  only  one  that  is  not  a  Kiwi  flower  ,  but  one  I  rate as  perhaps  the…

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Late Season 2014

October 12, 2014
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As  would  be  expected  at  the  seasons  late  show ,  we  had  a   good  display  of  poets  –  div  9  .Here  are  a  few  ,  all  N Z  raised…

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